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The Province of Cagliari [2 Volume Boxed Set]

by Sciannameo, Nicola & Sardi, Franco [eds]

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Published
1987
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1st Italian Edition
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Cagliari, Sardinia: Provincia Di Cagliari , 1987 An encyclopaedic work in two comprehensively illustrated volumes describing all aspects of this province in Sardinia The volume on "Environment, History, Culture" covers the geography, ancient to contemporray history, and the traditional, social and cultural background of the people. [320p. illus. maps index] The volume on "Communes" is an alphabetical guide… Read more
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On Italy (Selections from "Italian Hours")

by James, Henry

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Published
1988
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Fine
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First Thus
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9780712621403
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London: Barrie & Jenkins, 1988 "James`s articles about Italy were published widely in magazines in England and the United States. In 1909 he collected and revised them in book form under the title "Italian Hours" .The present volume is a selection of those articles and includes essays on Venice, Rome,Florence, Siena, Ravenna, Assisi, Perugia and many other towns. The book… Read more
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Spirit of Place : Tuscany

by Ash, Russell & Higton, Bernard

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Published
1989
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As New
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1st UK Edition.
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9781851453047
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London: Pavilion Books, 1989 An anthology of decsriptions of Tuscany by authors, inhabitants and visitors, accompanied by lovely nostagic images from artists and photographers.57p. col plates. Decorative endpapers. Illustrated paper over board, cloth spine. A nice gift book. 1st UK Edition.. Hardcover. As New.
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The Stone Boudoir : Travels through the hidden villages of Sicily

by Maggio, Theresa

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Published
2003
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1st Pbk Edition
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9780738208008
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New York: Perseus Press, 2003 " A collection of interwoven stories about little-known hill towns and villages of Sicily. Although the author travels to villages near and far, however, she always returns to Santa Margherita, where she researches her family tree and traces the town's past in history and literature." . 1st Pbk Edition. Softcover. As New.… Read more
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Memorie Storiche Di Oderzo

by Albrizzi, Almoro [Ermolao Albrizzi] (1695-1764)

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2009
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Facsimile Edition
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Oderzo: Librerio Opitergina Editore, 2009 Limited edition facsimile of a work originally published in Venice c.1743 and published by Giuseppe Barbarotto to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Librerio Opitergina Editore in Oderzo. Almoro Albrizzi was a prominent Venetian printer and founder of the Accademia Albrizzana. A nicely reprinted example of 18th century Venetian publishing regarding the local… Read more
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Memorie Storiche Della Citta Di Nicastro Dai Tempi Piu Remoti Fino al 1820

by Giuliani, Pasquale

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Published
1984
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Very Good
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Facsimile Reprint.
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Arnoldo Forni Editore, 1984 Historical memories of the city of Nicastro from the most remote times up to the eighteen hundred and twenty "Seconda edizione arricchita di un interessant lavoro inedito dello stesso autore sulla insurrezione calabra del 1848 " Facsimile of the edition originally published in Nicastro by Vittorio Nicotero in 1893.( Nicastro is a town in Calabria, south… Read more
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A House in Sicily

by Phelps, Daphne

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Published
1999
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Near Fine
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1st UK Edition
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9781860496806
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London: Virago Books, 1999 'Forword by Denis Mack Smith "Near Mount Etna in Sicily lies Casa Cuseni, a beautiful house built in golden stone - and the home which Daphne Phelps was astonished to find she had inherited in 1947. At the age of 34, war-weary from working as a psychiatric social worker, with barely any Italian and precious little… Read more
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A House in Sicily

by Phelps, Daphne

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Published
1999
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Near Fine
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9780786706563
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New York: Carroll & Graf, 1999 'Forword by Denis Mack Smith "Near Mount Etna in Sicily lies Casa Cuseni, a beautiful house built in golden stone - and the home which Daphne Phelps was astonished to find she had inherited in 1947. At the age of 34, war-weary from working as a psychiatric social worker, with barely any Italian and… Read more
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Isole Abbandonate della Laguna Veneziano: Com' Erano E Come Sono / The Abandoned Islands of the Venetian Lagoon How They Were and How They Are Now

by Crovato, Giorgio & Crovato, Maurizio

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Published
2008
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As New
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2nd Edition
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9780955813863
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Teddington UK: San Marco Press, 2008 This detailed account of the islands of the Venetian Lagoon was originally published in Padua by Liviana 1978. Using historic documents and illustrations it relates their history, as well as their negelct and deterioration over the ages as shown in photographs past and present. This new edition updates the situation, as rising waters… Read more
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Toronto: Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto,, 2007 Catalogue of an exhibition of books and maps at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto, January 30 to April 27, 2007. 152p. illustrations include 12 fold-out colour reproductions, bibliography. . Signed by Editor. 1st Can Ed.. Original Wraps. As New.
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Ravenna Guide-Book

by Mesini, Giovanni

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Published
1990
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Reprint
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Ravenna: Longo Publisher, 1990 Illustrated pocket sized guide to the Byzantine art and architecture of Ravenna. 95p. Illus ( B & W) . Reprint. Softcover. As New.
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Gateway to the Middle Ages : Italy

by Duchett Eleanor Shipley

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Published
1965
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Very Good
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Reprint
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Ann Arbor: Ann Arbor Paperback, 1965 Italy at the opening of the Dark Ages: a land of siege and battle,of murder, famine and intigueThis is the story of the struggle to defend Italian lands against the Eastern Goths and the wave of barbarians from the North. Theodric the Great dreams of a Roman Empre re-invigorted with Gothic blood, while the… Read more
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Ravenna : Ses Mosiaques,ses Monuments

by Bovini, Giuseppe

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First Thus
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Ravenna: A Longo Editore Small format but detailed guide in French to the glorious Byzantine mosaics and buildings of Ravenna. No date (c. 1980 ?) 161p. plates (some col) Includes a seperate fold out map to locate all the historic sites Tear to front wrapper has been repaired,. First Thus. French Wraps. Very Good.
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Ravenna ( Piccolo Guida Con Pianta e Illustrazione)

by Mesini, Giovanni

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Published
1952
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5th Ed
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Bologna: Licinio Cappelli Editore, 1952 Small vintage guide in ITALIAN to the Byzantine art and architecture of Ravenna.98p. Ilus ( B & W) Fold out map. 5th Ed. Stapled Softcover. Good>Very Good.
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Ravenna : Mosaics and Monuments

by Bovini, Giuseppe

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1999
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Reissue
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Ravenna: A Longo Editore, 1999 Detailed and well illustrated guide to the glorious Byzantine mosaics and buildings of Ravenna. 1667p. illus.(some col) maps index, Sheet with opening hours laid in on ffep. Reissue. Softcover. As New.
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On Persephone's Island : A Sicilian Journal

by Simeti, Mary Taylor

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Published
1988
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Very Good
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1st.US Ed..
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9780140095593
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London: Penguin, 1988 "The scent of oranges and almonds.The luxurious sheen of fresh-pressed olive oil.The intoxicating sweetness of a cake called "the Triumph of Greed".Criminals who gun down entire convoys of police. Religious festivals at which celebrants tidy up their family tombs and make archangels dance in the village piazza. Tales like these, along with all the myriad sights, flavors… Read more
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The Renaissance of Italian Gardens

by De Medici, Lorenza

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Published
1990
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As New
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1st US Edition.
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9780449904411
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New York: Fawcett Columbine, 1990 Wonderful photographs of magnificent historic gardens in Italy. 02p. illus (col.) bibliography.index. Exceptional copy.dj price clipped, else as new. . 1st US Edition.. Laminated HC. As New/Near Fine - Price Clipped. Illus. by Photographs By John Ferro Sims.
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Enchanted Ground: Americans in Italy, 1760-1980

by Amfitheatrof, Erik

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Published
1981
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Very Good
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1st US Edition.
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9780316037006
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Boston: Little Brown & Co, 1981 " Explores the Italian experience of Americans who lived it. Ernest Hemingway, Mark Twain and Henry James are just a few of the many famous Americans who spent time in Italy, but the famed nineteenth-century American artists, scholars, and writers, who happily expatriated themselves from the young United States to Italy"s ancient land, but… Read more
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Naples: Richter & C Inc., 1950 Vintage guide book to historical and archaeological sites around Naples and ts environs" 160p. plates fold-out maps. Clean, tight copy. Name of previous owner inside back cover.. Softcover. Very Good.
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The Borgia Testament

by Balchin, Nigel

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Published
1961
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Very Good
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Reprint.
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London: Fontana, 1961 Novel about Cesare Borgia (vintage pbk). Reprint.. Pbk.. Very Good.
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